Estelea's Blog

French Mum, humanitarian, restless explorer and doer on sabbatical in Cebu (Philippines): one Attila in each arm, I am exploring the “toddlers safe” corners of the region, while trying to keep some room for Me.

I only went out for a walk…

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The cold air tickles my nose and ears. The sun is my sweetest pashmina, caressing my face and arms. My soul welcomes the forest’s unique flagrance where leaves and nuts fall onto the humid earth. I can feel my heart smiling on every breath I take.

I only went out for a walk and time has stopped. The centenarian trees get the perspectives right. See me, see them. Who is in charge?

Forests have always been my playground. I grew up in the historical city of Fontainebleau, kingdom of kings and emperors. If those trees would talk, they would picture dramatic hunting games, Napoleon’s most intimate dramas, but also some juicy gossips of the Court…

I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.

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11 comments on “I only went out for a walk…

  1. Tidlidim
    September 16, 2014

    Love it!

    • estelea
      September 16, 2014

      Thanks a lot :), as much as I appreciate the 30degrees here, I am always a little homesick in Autumn. Btw, your great picts of Toscane don’t help 😉

      • Tidlidim
        September 16, 2014

        I can imagine! I know what homesick means, when I lived in England, I even missed the smell of Provence, I swear! Sorry to make you more nostalgic with my pictures x

      • estelea
        September 16, 2014

        Hehehe, keep it up with the nice Picts, I m actually preparing our trip in Europe, definitely inspiring 🙂

      • Tidlidim
        September 17, 2014

        Okies, will do 🙂

  2. Yvette bouaziz.
    September 16, 2014

    Oh ma bellifontaine en exil…je t’envoie des fragrances dénoter belle forêt.magnifique en ce moment avec ces ors resplendissants,et une température juste idéale pour les randos.xxxxx

    • estelea
      September 16, 2014

      Mille baisers! Dans 3 semaines on aura des marrons grillés aussi ….à suivre…

  3. Nends
    September 18, 2014

    Love how this is written. It’s beautiful. I’m going to repost it if you don’t mind!!😆

    • estelea
      September 18, 2014

      My pleasure 🙂 Thanks so much my dear!

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